Dogs thrive on quality protein and healthy fats. That is why the Merrick Grain Free Healthy Weight Dry Dog Food provides balanced nutrition with real whole foods sourced from local farmers. This natural, grain free formula dog food is ideal for adult dogs of all with a focus on naturally nutrient rich ingredients to support overall health. Merrick starts with real and wholesome USDA-inspected deboned beef as the first ingredient with amino acids necessary for building muscle and a healthy metabolism. Our Merrick Grain Free Healthy Weight Recipe is balanced with 55% beef and poultry proteins and health fat ingredients and 45% fresh produce and vitamins and minerals. It’s optimal protein and fiber without the extra calories or fat. Like with all of our recipes, we locally source our farm fresh ingredients to ensure the highest quality. As a result, Merrick recipes are cooked in our own five-star kitchen and manufacturing facilities that uphold the strict guidelines well defined by the FDA. Merrick Grain Free Healthy Weight Recipe Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance.